Highway Technician Engineer (CAD)

Catford South, London (Greater)
£37,629 - £39,459 pa
07 Sep 2016
25 Oct 2016
CAD Technician
Contract Type
Full Time

The role

The Asset Strategy and Technical Support Group is the technical group for highways, property and public realm improvements in the London Borough of Lewisham.

This group provides the base for technical support across the Resources & Regeneration Directorate, and leads on Engineering, Technical, Policy and regulatory compliance matters.

The new role will play a major part in the delivery of a broad range of highways projects, as well as providing professional and technical support form a range of major schemes, new developments and other transport programmes.


Laurence House, Catford, London, SE6 4RU

What we’re looking for

We are looking for a number of experienced and enthusiastic Technicians to provide technical expertise, support and be lead officer on highways related projects.

A Technician Engineer to design and project manage a number of highways schemes. To act as lead officer on AutoCAD for the Engineering Team.

You will need to provide profession support and:

  • work closely with colleagues to provide design solution;
  • provide technical guidance on highways matters;
  • provide effective solutions to a number of differing projects;
  • provide effective CAD solutions and use map based schedules;
  • carry out site supervisions for a number of small to medium sized highways projects;
  • be flexible, adaptable and willing to learn;
  • be organised and able to manage a number of projects.  

Salary details

£37,629 - £39,459 pa (PO3).

In return, we’ll offer excellent development opportunities, plus a range of benefits that includes a career average pension scheme, flexible working and the opportunity to make a real difference to our local community.

Further information

For an informal discussion, please contact Tom Henry on tom.henry@lewisham.gov.uk or Simon Moss on simon.moss@lewisham.gov.uk

Lewisham Borough Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment.

To find out more, including a full job description and person specification, and to apply, click apply at the bottom of the page.

The Council reserves the right to close adverts early if there is a large response.

Closing date

Sunday 25th September 2016; 23:59pm